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Pacific Sunwear Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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48%
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58%
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Pacific Sunwear CEO Gary H. Schoenfeld
Gary H. Schoenfeld
532 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fun/laid back environment (depending on your coworkers & management)(in 111 reviews)

  • "Nice co-workers and the employee discount(in 102 reviews)

Cons
  • "Unstable work environment with impossible expectations from upper management(in 86 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage is paid to all sales associates then are expected to do so much(in 61 reviews)

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  1. "Fun job cool people"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate 

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear part-time

    Pros

    Fun job for seasonal work

    Cons

    Long shifts during holiday season

    Pacific Sunwear2019-10-15
  2. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly 

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear part-time

    Pros

    Fun and great team members

    Cons

    Disorganized at times to be honest

    Pacific Sunwear2019-10-15
  3. "Key holder"

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    Former Employee - Sales Lead 

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great environment Good people to work with Young and fun Great clothing

    Cons

    Hours based off of sales of the store

    Pacific Sunwear2019-10-02
  4. "Overworked / Underpaid"

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    Former Employee - Operations & Communications Specialist in Anaheim, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Loved the people/team I was directly associated with

    Cons

    Lack of direction, "favorites" chosen over competent business plan

    Pacific Sunwear2019-10-09
  5. "The best first job"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Management, discounts, opportunity for growth. Good first job.

    Cons

    Give priority to younger hires, which isn't bad.

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-21
  6. "Decent part time job but gets old"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    discounts, some people that work there are great

    Cons

    management isn’t always nice, long shifts and don’t get paid when u stay late to clean

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-27
  7. "Great culture"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time

    Pros

    - Good seasonal clothes discount - Cool culture

    Cons

    - dont really have any cons

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-11
  8. "Company does not pay employees enough"

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    Former Employee - Lead Sales Associate in Provo, UT

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Easy way for young people to meet friends and good discount on clothes.

    Cons

    Low pay with very high sale expectations

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-17
  9. "Too many store changes"

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    Former Employee - Seasonal Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice discount Enjoyed working with coworkers.

    Cons

    Not a lot of training or hours Managers changed twice while I worked for 3 months. Overnight hours for store changes Crappy clothes

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-12
  10. "Great First Job"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Definitely a great first job to get out of your comfort shell to build communication skills. Awesome coworkers and employee discount was great!

    Cons

    Not given enough hours some weeks, wages were low, no raises were given.

    Pacific Sunwear2019-09-05
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